Also,Robert Sanderson, P.E., has joined the firm. Sanderson has worked extensively in engineering of industrial drying and automotive curing ovens and related systems.
St. Louis-basedWatlowhired four new employees to support the company's growth in Asia.Dat Huais China sales director, located in Shanghai.Chiun How Tenghas been appointed the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) sales engineer, Asia region, and is based in Singapore.Anthony Tanis sales director for Southeast Asia and Australia, responsible for all Asia region locations except China, Taiwan, Korea and Japan. Also,Kazunori Shimizuis country sales manager for Japan.
Industrial Combustion, Monroe, Wis., has selected the BurnerLogix control system fromFireye Inc., Derry, N.H., as standard equipment on all of its burners. Fireye is part ofUTC Fire & Security, a unit ofUnited Technologies Corp., Hartford, Conn. The control takes up 40 percent less space in the cabinet and has features such as adaptive infrared amplifiers that sense the difference between the gas pilot and main oil flame.
Paoli, Pa.-basedAmetek Inc.acquiredLand Instruments International Ltd., a global supplier of high-end analytical instrumentation based in Dronfield, United Kingdom. Land Instruments, with a product line that includes infrared temperature measurement, combustion efficiency and emissions-monitoring instruments, joins Ametek as part of itsElectronic Instruments Group (EIG).